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EIM: It costs a pretty penny


English in a minute(23): Cost a Pretty Penny

Welcome to English in a Minute. America, the land of Hollywood, can sometimes be too concerned with things looking pretty.

  1. This is going to cost a pretty penny
Is she worried about making her money look good? Sometimes American English does not make any sense.
  1. Did you see that car?
  2. Oh, my gosh! That car is awesome.
  1. Yes, I bet it is really fast.
  2. That car must have cost a pretty money!

That car must have cost a pretty

Ah, It means that something costs a lot of money. Some say the phrase came from a special coin a British king had made long ago. American English is very descriptive, and sometimes we put a colorful word in front of a noun to get our meaning across.

And that’s English in a Minute!

America, the land of Hollywood, can sometimes be too concerned with things looking pretty. ອາເມລິກາ ດິນແດນຂອງຮໍລີວູດແຫ່ງນີ້ ລາງເທື່ອກໍອາດ

ກັງວົນນຳ ເລື້ອງຄວາມສວຍງາມຫຼາຍໂພດ.

This is going to cost a pretty penny ຍ້ອນຄວາມກັງວົນດັ່ງກ່າວ ມັນຈຶ່ງພາໃຫ້

ສິ້ນເປືອງຄ່າໃຊ້ຈ່າຍຢ່າງມະຫາສານ.

Is she worried about making her money look good? ຄວາມຈິງມັນແມ່ນຈັ່ງຊັ້ນແທ້ເບາະລະ?

Sometimes American English does not make any sense. ລາງເທື່ອ ສຳນວນຄວາມເວົ້າໃນພາສາອັງກິດແບບອາເມຣິກັນບາງຄວາມ ເມື່ອຟັງແລ້ວ ກໍບໍ່ໄດ້ຄວາມໝາຍຫຽັງເລີຍ. ລອງຟັງບົດສົນທະນາຕໍ່ໄປນີ້ເບິ່ງທ່ານ ທ່ານຊິເຂົ້າໃນແນວໃດ.

  1. Did you see that car? ເຈົ້າເຫັນຣົດຄັນນັ້ນ ບໍ່ຫັ້ນ?
  2. Oh, my gosh! That car is awesome. ປາດໂທ້ ມາຄືພິລຶກແທ້ ມັນບໍ່ແມ່ນແພງປານຫຍັງວາຫັ້ນ.
  1. Yes, I bet it is really fast. ມັນບໍ່ແມ່ນແລ່ນໄວປານຈະຫຼວດພຸ້ນຫວະຫັ້ນ.
  2. That car must have cost a pretty money! ລາຄາມັນຄືຊິແພງພິລຶກເໜາະ
  3. ຄວາມໝາຍຂອງຄຳວ່າ cost a pretty penny ແມ່ນ ແພງພິລຶກ ຫຼືລາຄາສູງຫຼາຍ. Some say the phrase came from a special coin a British king had made long ago. American English is very descriptive, and sometimes we put a colorful word in front of a noun to get our meaning across. ບາງຄົນເວົ້າວ່າສຳນວນນີ້ມີຮາກເຫງົ້າມາຈາກເງິນອັດຫຼືເງິນຫຼຽນພິເສດທີ່ພະລາຊາ
  4. ຫຼືເຈົ້າຊິວິດອັງກິດອົງນຶ່ງຫຼອມຂຶ້ນມາເມື່ອຫຼາຍເຊັ່ນຄົນ. ພາສາອັງກິດແບບອາເມ
  5. ຣິກັນເປັນພາສາທີ່ບັນລະຍາຍລັກຊະນະຫຼືວາດພາບສິ່ງຂອງໄດ້ດີ ແລະບາງຄັ້ງ
  6. ບາງຄາວ ເຮົາກໍມັກຈະເອົາຄຳສັບທີ່ສະແດງເຖິງສີສັນໃສ່ລົງໄປທາງໜ້າຂອງ
  7. ຄຳນາມ ເພື່ອຊ່ອຍອະທິບາຍຄວາມໝາຍໃຫ້ແຈ່ມແຈ້ງຂຶ້ນ.

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